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Vanderbilt Commodores

No. 5 Kansas has no trouble beating UCLA 92-73 at Maui

Kansas gave itself a nice, easy path to the championship game of the Maui Jim Maui Invitational.

The fifth-ranked Jayhawks, who won their first-round game by a tournament-record 51 points, cruised past UCLA 92-73 on Tuesday night in the semifinals and will face No. 19 Vanderbilt in the title game Wednesday.

The Commodores weren't exactly tested in their two games, with a 37-point opening win and an 86-64 victory over Wake Forest in the semifinals.

Maybe a close game for the teams who have looked by far the best in the eight-team field?

"First of all, they're a lot bigger than we are," Kansas coach Bill Self said. "So we're going to have to play...